EPPO Global Database

Annona muricata(ANUMU)

Code created in: 2001-10-06

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: ANUMU
  • Preferred name: Annona muricata
  • Authority: Linnaeus


Mexico, Caribbean, Central America, South America (Venezuela to Peru and Bolivia). Edible fruits. Introduced in India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Indochina, some west African countries, eastern Brazil

Common names
Name Language
prickly custard apple English
soursop English
Sauerapfelbaum German
Sauersack German
Sauersackbaum German
Stachelannone German
Stachelannone German
anone hérissée French
anone muriquée French
corossol épineux French
corossolier épineux French
anona muricata Spanish
catuche Spanish
guanábana Spanish
guanabano Spanish
annona moricata Italian
annona spinosa Italian
casimentaria Italian
pomo di canella Italian
zuurzakboom Dutch
anoneira Portuguese
coração-da-índia Portuguese
coração-de-negro Portuguese
coração-de-rainha Portuguese (BR)
graviola Portuguese (BR)
jaca-do-pará Portuguese (BR)
jaca-do-pobre Portuguese (BR)
sap-sap Portuguese